MANILA – Defending seven-time champion Adamson University turned back University of Santo Tomas, 7-2, in a rematch of last season's Finals to stay unbeaten in the UAAP Season 80 softball tournament on Saturday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Stadium.
The Lady Falcons sustained their splendid hitting to stretch their perfect run to four games, while handing the Tigresses their first loss after three straight wins to open the season.
In another game, University of the East rebounded from a narrow 10-inning loss to UST with a 7-0 shutout of University of the Philippines. National University, meanwhile, posted an abbreviated 9-2 victory over Ateneo de Manila University.
The Lady Warriors improved to 3-2, while the Lady Bulldogs made it two wins in a row after a 0-2 start to reach the .500 mark.
The Lady Eagles, meanwhile, remain winless in five stars. Four of their five losses came in abbreviated fashion.